February 2018
Elijah: learning that even if you’re right you should tread gently.11 February 2018

2 Kings 2:1-12  •  Psalm 50:1-6  •  2 Corinthians 4:3-6  •  Mark 9:2-9 Over the next few weeks I want to do something a bit different for Lent.  Instead of sermons about temptation, discipline and the cross, – the normal sermons for Lent … Continue reading

Weird Christianity in an interfaith world4 February 2018

Proverbs 8:1, 22-31 Psalm 104:26-27 Colossians 1:15-20 John 1:1-14. Christianity is weird.  Most religions just believe in God and believe that good people go to heaven and bad people don’t. But Christianity’s weird.  We believe in God,– but we say … Continue reading

January 2018
You are my child, the Beloved, with you I am well pleased.14 January 2018

Genesis 1:1-5  • Psalm 29  • Acts 19:1-7  • Mark 1:4-11 You are my child, the beloved with you I am well pleased? Aren’t they words every child longs to hear from their mother or father or from the person who looks after … Continue reading

December 2017
Jerusalem, Jerusalem, how I have longed to gather your children together,10 December 2017

Isaiah 40:1-11  • Psalm 85:1-2, 8-13  • 2 Peter 3:8-15a   • Mark 1:1-8 Comfort, O comfort my people, says your God. Speak tenderly to Jerusalem, and cry to her that she has served her term, that her penalty is paid  41 As Jesus … Continue reading

Christmas is (nearly) here.3 December 2017

Isaiah 64:1-9  • Psalm 80:1-7, 17-19  • 1 Corinthians 1:3-9  • Mark 13:24-37 So Christmas is here. Christmas trees are up – Santa’s in his grotto – Christmas cards are starting to arrive and across the country supermarkets are filling their shelves with … Continue reading